Entries Tagged as 'Philadelphia 76ers'

Preview: Philadelphia 76ers (0-1) at Phoenix Suns (0-1)

December 28th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Philadelphia 76ers 103, Phoenix Suns 83 PHOENIX — Sentimental wasn’t the way to describe Phoenix Suns rookie Markieff Morris following his NBA debut. “I need to cut my hair,” he said to begin his media session following Tuesday’s practice. And will it bear any significance that the Philadelphia native will get a shot at his […]

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Tags: Markieff Morris · Philadelphia 76ers · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview · Steve Nash

Philadelphia 76ers 105, Phoenix Suns 95 — One step forward, two steps back

January 24th, 2011 · 23 Comments

A road trip that started off with so much promise has now finished with the Suns just one game better than they began on this five-game, 10-day odyssey that seemed to revive hope and ultimately put the Suns right back they have often been this month a few games below .500. After dropping a 105-95 […]

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Preview: Phoenix Suns (20-22) at Philadelphia 76ers (18-25)

January 24th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Philadelphia 76ers 105, Phoenix Suns 95 It’s not uncommon for a team to come out with a poor effort on the last game of a long road trip when the thought of returning home postgame fills the players’ heads. Despite the Suns finishing up what will be a 6,475-mile trip spanning over 231 hours by […]

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Tags: Marcin Gortat · Philadelphia 76ers · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

Philadelphia 76ers 123, Phoenix Suns 110 – ‘It can’t get worse’

December 30th, 2010 · 24 Comments

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns have played some awful defensive games over the years, but Wednesday’s 123-110 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers does not have many rivals in futility. This was a Sixers team that had not won a game all season when yielding at least 99 points (0-14), a team that averaged 87.3 points […]

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Tags: Defense · Marcin Gortat · Philadelphia 76ers · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Vince Carter

Vince Carter to start in debut, Andre Iguodala inactive

December 29th, 2010 · 5 Comments

PHOENIX — The Vince Carter era is upon us, as Alvin Gentry announced an hour before game time that Carter will not only play tonight but also start. The Suns gave thought to getting him acclimated off the bench but ultimately decided against it. “He’s going to be a starter, so there’s no reason not […]

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Preview: Philadelphia 76ers (12-19) at Phoenix Suns (13-16)

December 29th, 2010 · 2 Comments

Philadelphia 76ers 123, Phoenix Suns 110 PHOENIX — Suns coach Alvin Gentry and 76ers coach Doug Collins go way back. Most notably, Gentry took over for Collins in Detroit as the Pistons’ coach late into the 1997-98 season. But the relationship goes back further than that. “I knew his son Chris when he was in […]

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Tags: Alvin Gentry · Philadelphia 76ers · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview